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And The Valley Shook Jan 23, 2022
Basketball Loses Third Straight

Basketball Loses Third Straight

Caitie McMekin/News Sentinel / USA TODAY NETWORK Tiger offense no shows against Tennessee The LSU men’s basketball team is officially in a tailspin as the Tigers (15-4, 3-4) dropped its third straight game losing to Tennessee (13-4, 4-3) 64-50. The game was essentially a carbon copy of LSU’s SEC opening loss to Auburn. The Tigers got down 14-0 before finally scoring a basket. LSU and Tennessee would play to a stalemate after finally getting on the board but you can’t spot anybody a 14-point lead—especially an NCAA Tournament caliber team in their place—and...
And The Valley Shook Jan 22, 2022
Gamethread: #13 LSU vs. #24 Tennessee, 5:00 P.M., ESPN

Gamethread: #13 LSU vs. #24 Tennessee, 5:00 P.M., ESPN

Jordan Prather-USA TODAY Sports Tigers try to snap a losing streak and sweep the Volunteers in Knoxville If you’re not too preoccupied by Bengals-Titans, the #13 LSU men’s basketball team (15-3, 3-3) looks to snap a two-game losing streak on Rocky Top against #24 Tennessee (12-5, 3-3). The two met earlier this month in Baton Rouge where LSU was victorious 79-67. The Tennessee game is also when LSU lost senior point guard Xavier Pinson to a knee sprain and Pinson will miss his fourth consecutive game. Darius Days is reportedly probable after missing Wednesday’s...
And The Valley Shook Jan 21, 2022
Women’s Basketball Re-enters Top 10 After 12 Year Absence

Women’s Basketball Re-enters Top 10 After 12 Year Absence

Coach Kim Mulkey talks to guard Alexis Morris (45) during a time out against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the first half at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center | Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports The Tigers are ranked ahead of perennial powers like UConn and Baylor just one year into the Mulkey Era. The LSU Tigers women’s basketball team (17-2, 5-1 SEC) entered the top 10 of the WBCA coaches’ poll on January 18th marking the first time that the Tigers have climbed into the top 10 since the 2009-2010 season The rise has been almost meteoric with the Tigers struggling...
And The Valley Shook Jan 20, 2022
Four Upperclassmen Returning to LSU in 2022

Four Upperclassmen Returning to LSU in 2022

Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports Baskerville, Gaye, Jenkins, and Ward all returning to LSU While the transfer portal has been kind to Brian Kelly in the early goings of the off season, perhaps the best news coming out of the LSU football program are the players deciding to stay one more season. Linebacker Micah Baskerville, defensive end Ali Gaye, wide receiver Jaray Jenkins, and safety Jay Ward have all announced they will forgo the 2022 NFL Draft and return to Baton Rouge for one more season. Players had until January 17 to declare for the draft. All four players...
And The Valley Shook Jan 20, 2022
Tigers Add Two Transfer Linemen

Tigers Add Two Transfer Linemen

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports The transfer portal continues to be kind to LSU One of the hall marks of the Brian Kelly era at Notre Dame was their play at the line of scrimmage and the new LSU head football coach has added players on both sides of the line. East Tennessee State offensive lineman Tre’Mond Shorts and Missouri defensive tackle Mekhi Wingo both announced they would be transferring to LSU. Shorts comes to LSU as a full grown man. Standing 6’4” and 326 pounds, Shorts was an FCS All-American and can play just about any position along the offensive line....